Your Events...
Fall in love with your hometown all over again by learning what Henley on Thames has to offer. We are happy to provide you with what's on Henley on Thames, from events at the town's River and Rowing Museum to races at the Henley Royal Regatta. Don’t forget the regular Sue Ryder Sales at Nettlebed Hospice – make sure you save the dates.
General Events
Art of the Wild: Gertrude Hermes and the Natural World
  • Friday 7th February, 10:00am - Until Monday 4th May, 4:00pm
Drawing on the rich collections of the Ashmolean Museum, this exhibition features innovative prints influenced by Hermes’ enduring fascination with the natural world. View event
Flipping-Fantastic Pancake Day for Henley-on-Thames  Retirees
  • Tuesday 25th February 2:30pm until 4:30pm
The UK’s leading developer and manager of retirement communities, McCarthy and Stone, is inviting Henley-on-Thames locals to its Albert Court Retirement Living Plus development on Tuesday 25th February... View event
‘A Gentle Wildness’: The Natural World of Gertrude Hermes
  • Thursday 27th February 11:30am until 12:30pm
This talk by Dr Caroline Palmer of the Ashmolean Museum will demonstrate Gertrude Hermes enduring fascination with nature – from water, whales and fish to trees and flowers. View event
Steve Norman of Spandau Ballet live
  • Friday 6th March, 7:45pm
Steve Norman, legendary founding member for Spandau Ballet performs live at Kenton Theatre View event
Spotlight Talk: The Boat Race Letter
  • Tuesday 24th March 2:30pm until 3:00pm
Join our Curator to find out about the 1829 Boat Race letter, written by Charles Wordsworth of Oxford University to Charles Merivale of Cambridge University View event
Down the River and Through the Woods: Wood Engravers and the Chiltern Countryside
  • Thursday 23rd April 11:30am until 12:30pm
This illustrated talk to complement the Gertrude Hermes exhibition will highlight other contemporary artists working in the wood engraving medium, many of whom had strong links with the Chiltern countryside. View event
Wharfs, wheelhouses and watermen:  The history of Hobbs of Henley
  • Thursday 21st May 6:00pm until 8:00pm
Join us to hear the fascinating history of Hobbs of Henley. View event
The Little Welly Goes Wild - Kids OCR and Family Festival, Oxon, June 2020
  • Saturday 6th June, 9:30am - Until Sunday 7th June, 4:30pm
30 huge obstacles over a 3km course involving water, foam and of course MUD! This is a one of kind experience with loads of activities, live music, free workshops, entertainment and food trucks! View event